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Applied science is the application of scientific knowledge transferred into a physical environment. Examples include testing a theoretical model through the use of formal science, or solving a practical problem through the use of natural science.

 
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Environmental Technology Verification Program Advanced Monitoring ...

By: Environmental Protection Agency

Excerpt: This test protocol provides generic procedures for implementing a verification test of continuous emission monitors (CEMs) used to measure total and chemically speciated mercury (Hg) in source emissions. Verification tests are conducted under the auspices of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) through its Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) program. The purpose of the ETV program is to provide objective and quality-assured performance data on ...

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Epa's Environmental Technology Verification Program for Homeland S...

By: Environmental Protection Agency

Excerpt: As everyone is aware, the events of September 11, 2001 have placed homeland security at the forefront of our nation?s priorities. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is engaged in identifying and filling data and informational gaps about technology performance with our sister agencies and departments, including the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). As part of EPA?s effort, the Environmental Technology Verification (ETV) Program is verifying the p...

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Sri Artificial Intelligence Status Report

By: M. Wilber

Technical Reference Publication

Excerpt: The Stanford Research Institute's Artificial Intelligence Group (SRAI in the four-letter abbreviations) expects connection to the ARPA net as a research center after conversion this summer to a TENEX from our current PDP-10. Our connection will be through the IMP already at SRI for the Network Information Center and through a PDP-15 serving our PDP-10 as a controller of peripherals. Our hardware interface to the IMP is currently in the bidding process, and we in...

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Metallurgy Materials Science and Engineering Laboratory

Technical Reference Publication

Introduction: This report describes the major technical activities and accomplishments of the Metallurgy Division of the NIST Materials Science and Engineering Laboratory (MSEL) in 1998. The NIST Metallurgy Division mission is to provide critical leadership in developing measurement methods, standards, and fundamental understanding of materials behavior needed by US industry for the more effective production and use of both traditional and emerging materials. As part of ...

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Crystals and Ultrasound Old-Fashioned Materials Science

By: Albert Migliori

Excerpt: Stone Age, Bronze Age, Iron Age, the age of exploration and the search for gold, the industrial revolution and the steel that made it possible, and, of course, the present age of electronics- totally dependent on tiny chunks of ultrapure, single-crystal silicon- it seems that entire chapters in human history are strongly connected to certain special materials that enabled massive bursts of what has come to be called progress.

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Financial Systems in Artificial Intelligence Methods to Predict Risk

By: Heavenly Koroghlishvili
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Plos One : Use of Artificial Intelligence to Shorten the Behaviora...

By: Simon Rogers

Description : The Autism Diagnostic Interview-Revised (ADI-R) is one of the most commonly used instruments for assisting in the behavioral diagnosis of autism. The exam consists of 93 questions that must be answered by a care provider within a focused session that often spans 2.5 hours. We used machine learning techniques to study the complete sets of answers to the ADI-R available at the Autism Genetic Research Exchange (AGRE) for 891 individuals diagnosed with autism a...

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Lecture Notes Many Body Problems Nuclear Physics

By: Hitoshi Murayama

Description: This lecture note covers the following topics: Nuclei , Empirical Mass Formula, Nuclear Force, Yukawa Theory and Two-nucleon System, Fundamental Description of Nuclear Force, Fermi Gas and Deformed Nuclei.

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Nuclear Physics and Radiation Detectors

By: Ralf Kaiser
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Artificial Intelligence and Cognitive Science

By: Government Printing Office

Government Reference Publication

Excerpt: The Dear Colleague Letter, “Proposal Submission Deadlines for the Division of Information and Intelligent Systems (IIS), “(NSF 01-156 dated September 6, 2001) established two annual proposal submission deadlines, March 1 and November 16. The Dear Colleague Letter is being replaced by individual IIS program solicitations, each with one annual proposal submission deadline.

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Improving Air Quality through Environmental Technology Verifications

By: Andrew Trenholm

Government Reference Publication

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Advanced Computing Technology

By: Department of Defense

Government Reference Publication

Excerpt: (U) A. Mission Description: This Advanced Technology Development program develops and demonstrates technologies needed to control cost, reduce risk, and increase efficiency and effectiveness of software and computers required for Air Force mission critical combat systems. The Air Force has experienced a dramatic escalation in the cost of acquiring and maintaining embedded computer software for increasingly complex military systems which must be reliable and surv...

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Materials Science Drive Your Car into the Ground

By: Robert Moses

Government Reference Publication

Excerpt: If you really want to impress your green friends, what better way than by driving a car thats made partially of grass? The car looks and feels like any other until its composted in a landfill. Then, over time, microbes snack on remnants of the aging hulk and decompose them to carbon dioxide and water.

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Atomic and Nuclear Physics an Introduction

By: T. A. Littlefield; N. Thorley
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Directions in Artificial Intelligence : Natural Language Processing

By: Grishman, Ralph
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The Limits of Artificial Intelligence

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New Environmental Technology Evaluation (Nete) Program

By: Ontario Ministry of the Environment
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Achievements in the field of space materials science and their usa...

By: Konradi, G. G. ; Novitskiy, L. A. ; Shvarev, V. V; Kozelkin, V. V.

Supplemental catalog subcollection information: NASA Publication Collection; Astrophysics and Technical Documents; Development of space engineering products for use in aerospace environments and their usage in industry

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Materials science and processing in space, appendix H

By: Shepherd, W. G. ; Vernon, A. R

Supplemental catalog subcollection information: NASA Publication Collection; Astrophysics and Technical Documents; Potential of processes and materials development in space environments

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Thermal energy storage and transport

By: Hausz, W

Supplemental catalog subcollection information: NASA Publication Collection; Astrophysics and Technical Documents; The extraction of thermal energy from large LWR and coal fired plants for long distance transport to industrial and residential/commercial u

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